Persistence: your new best friend

Persistence isn’t sexy. It’s not often valued these days. And it’s hard. I am writing this on a Tuesday morning, after January weeks spent writing my book,  attending family get togethers, catching up with friends, some excellent Sydney Festival events, preparing for an upcoming trip and dealing with home administrivia. And now it’s Tuesday, and I […]

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Time for a creative adventure (or two)?

A number of years ago I had the privilege of interviewing one of the world’s top neuropsychologists (currently Clinical Professor of Neurology at New York University School of Medicine) Elkhonon Golberg. I was interviewing him for the Australian Financial Review about age-proofing the brain and staving off dementia, as well as maximising the brain’s capacity for creative […]

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